Tag: Prime Minister

UK’s Boris Johnson is pushing for deeper trade ties with Africa as Brexit nears

Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call for deeper investment ties between Britain and Africa at a summit for leaders of 21 African countries on Monday that comes days before his country will leave the European Union.

IMF and this East African country reach preliminary agreement on $2.9 billion financing package

The staff of the International Monetary Fund and the East African government have reached a preliminary agreement for a three-year, $2.9 billion financing package to support the African country’s economic reform program.

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea.

Boris Johnson to become UK prime minister after winning leadership race

Boris Johnson has won a Conservative Party leadership race and will become the U.K.’s next prime minister.

Lesotho – The folly of government of the elites, by the elites, for the elites

A parliamentary motion of no-confidence in Lesotho's Prime Minister is likely to send the country to its 3rd general election in 5 years.

Gabon names new government, no opposition members of Ping

Most members of the new government came from the ruling party, despite previous statements by government that it sought a political opening.

New prime minister named in Gabon

Bongo's victory by less than 6,000 votes has drawn unwelcome scrutiny of the president.